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Masterpiece Mix by Roxie Munro

Masterpiece Mix by Roxie Munro has been an enormous hit at EasterSeals in our preschool. The book is beautifully written and the author is speaking directly to children in the language that is developmentally understood. Of course, the artwork is fantastic and done in Roxie Munro’s award-winning style of realism with just a wink of…
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Astro Algebra

Astro Algebra by Andrew Lockett makes one heck of a great game to help get students ready to learn algebra in an outer space themed environment. Learning to think algebraically is a complex process and this app can fill the gap guiding the child from concrete concepts to the abstract. The developer has purposely geared…
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Gabriel’s Seeds: Create Personalized Learning Apps

  Gabriel's Seeds is a web-based app designed to create personalized learning apps for kids. This is a great tool for teachers to create apps related to logic, math, reading, and so on, as per the likes of the students. If a student has a specific interest, the teacher can make an app about that…
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TouchPress All Access Pass – Language Sampler

Touchpress has always been synonymous with producing apps that are sheer perfection. The beauty of Molecules and Barefoot World Atlas has made them classroom standards as well as treasured reference material to explore at will for all ages. They have recently forayed into a subscription service for games that are intended for tweens and teens.…
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7 Awesome Augmented Reality Apps

Augmented Reality which has been making great advances is now actually exposing people all around to experiences they may not have ever encountered. With each new school year, AR is surprising us all with extraordinary innovations. Augmented Reality Apps are now more the norm and with the recent release of the new iPhone developers will…
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Freggers Play: learn to code in 3d By Spin AG

  UPDATE: Get the Freggers Play HOUR OF CODE Activity HERE! Freggers Play: learn to code in 3d by Spin AG is an app cleverly designed to teach coding by inspiring creativity and spatial imagination with storytelling, building, and the ability for children to make their own rules to run their own world, all in 3D! This…
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5 Must Have – FREE Back to School Apps

[caption id="attachment_74545" align="aligncenter" width="604"] Image: Anton Repponen[/caption] Every year TWA likes to highlight some of the great apps for the Back to School season, this year they happen to all be FREE and yes - they are all FABULOUS. We know, we've used these apps over and over!  Todo Math - Complete Curriculum Free, available…
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FREE Apps to Learn Languages

Learning a language is a complex, time-intensive task that requires dedication, tenacity, and hard work. There are several strategies that can help you learn a new language more effectively. These three elements are the building blocks of language practice: The more you listen and read (input), the more you speak and write (output), the more you…
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